Alberto Correa among 2018 Illustrious Awards Honorees

New York, NY.– Mathematician Alberto Correa, Ph.D., is one of The Illustrious 2018, to be honored (Science-Mathematics) on Friday, September 14th at the Graduate Center of The City University of New York (34th St. & 5th Ave.).

In this exclusive film interview, Dr. Correa shares about his difficult journey in pursuit of higher education in Puerto Rico. “It was a double whammy for me: I was Dominican and black”. The Illustrious Awards, honoring distinguished Latinos, is a signature research initiative of The Institute for Latino Studies. www.instituteforlatinostudies.org. For more information, please visit www.illustriousawards.com

New York, NY.– Mathematician Alberto Correa, Ph.D., is one of The Illustrious 2018, to be honored (Science-Mathematics) on Friday, September 14th at the Graduate Center of The City University of New York (34th St. & 5th Ave.).

In this exclusive film interview, Dr. Correa shares about his difficult journey in pursuit of higher education in Puerto Rico. “It was a double whammy for me: I was Dominican and black”. The Illustrious Awards, honoring distinguished Latinos, is a signature research initiative of The Institute for Latino Studies. www.instituteforlatinostudies.org. For more information, please visit www.illustriousawards.com

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Nueva York, NY.– El Profesor de Matematica Alberto Correa, Ph.D., es uno de los Illustres del 2018, a ser homenajeado (Ciencias-Matematicas) el viernes, 14 de Septiembre en el Graduate Center de The City University of New York (34th St. & 5th Ave.).

En esta entrevista exclusiva, el Dr. Correa comparte lo dificil que le fue obtener educacion universitaria en Puerto Rico. ‘Yo cargaba con dos descrimenes: era dominicano y negro’.

The Illustrious Awards en un proyecto de investigación del Institute for Latino Studies. www.instituteforlatinostudies.org. Para mas información sobre los Illustres visite www.illustriousawards.com

Luego de su entrevista, el video incluye la lista oficial de todos los nominados para los Premios Ilustres.

Invitation Illustrious Awards Sept 14 2018